How to Make Easy Rice Krispies Pumpkin Treats (a Fall Favorite)! by Christine Jones

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How to Make Easy Rice Krispies Pumpkin Treats (a Fall Favorite)!

Everybody loves Rice Krispies treats – and they only get better when shaped as cute pumpkins! These are super cute for a school party and transport easily!

You'll need:

  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 40 regular marshmallows
  • 1 box Rice Krispies cereal
  • orange food coloring
  • celery (or Tootsie Rolls)
  • chocolate chunks or chocolate chips

Here’s how to make them:

  1. Melt 3 tablespoons of butter in a large saucepan over medium heat.
  2. Add 40 regular-sized marshmallows (10 ounces) and stir until completely melted. Remove from heat.
  3. Add 6 drops of orange food coloring and stir in completely. Continue to add in food coloring until desired color is achieved.
  4. Add in 6 cups of Rice Krispies cereal and stir to coat well.
  5. Spray your hands with cooking spray and begin to form 3-inch balls. Place them on a cooking sheet lined with parchment paper. Cool completely.
  6. Use a piece of celery or a Tootsie Roll to make the pumpkin stem.
  7. Use chocolate chunks, chocolate chips or other small candies to create a face.
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With 760 pieces, you should have enough for all your trick-or-treaters!

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